Bocas Del Toro to Puerto Viejo / Cahuita (Caribe Shuttle and Boat)

Bocas Del Toro to Puerto Viejo / Cahuita (Caribe Shuttle and Boat)
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  • Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
  • Product code: P5465F

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Getting from Bocas del Toro, Panama to San José, Costa Rica has never been easier. We take care of everything. We will pick you up at the Taxi Valencia dock, you will take a 30 minute boat ride past some beautiful islands and mangroves to Almirante, where you will board one of our air conditioned late model shuttle vans direct to the border. From there we have our guide assist you with the immigration process leaving Panamá and checking into Costa Rica. Our shuttle van will be waiting for you on the Costa Rica side to continue the journey to Puerto Viejo. The shuttle will drop you off at your choice of hotels in the area.  (Cahuita, Manzanillo & Punta Uva extra).

Requirements to enter Costa Rica

The entry requirements for tourists are:

  1. Valid passport. With no less than 6 months to expire

  2. Round-trip ticket or reservation showing an eventual departure from Costa Rica via air.


  • Please have your passport with no less than 6 months to expire and printed flight itinerary 
  • Your flight can be from anywhere in Central America back to your home country, but must be within 90 days of the border crossing.
  • $4.00 to exit Panama 
  • Boat leaves 30 minutes after your scheduled check in time at our dock.
  • If your destination hotel is located in Cahuita, Manzanillo or Punta Uva there is an extra $8 fee per person for this service.
  • You are allowed 1 large bag or backpack and 1 carry on size (computer bag) per person.
  • There is an $12 fee for each extra piece of luggage, odd or over size/weight luggage, surfboard bag (max. 6.5 ft’ between Puerto Viejo and Bocas).